Technical Buyer

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Engineering, Manufacturing, Procurement
East Anglia
£30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Salary Description:
+ Benefits
The ONE Group
Job Ref:
J32682 GM

Technical Buyer – Perm – Manufacturing

Are you an experienced buyer? Do you have experience within a manufacturing/engineering environment? Do you come from a strong purchasing background?

The role of a technical buyer is a critical role for the business. This role is accountable for all aspects of the sourcing, purchasing and supply of components for engineering projects, manufacturing production or sales demand with key parameters of cost, quality, quantity and delivery.

The day to day duties for the position of technical buyer to include:

• Negotiating price and delivery to meet demand and project costs
• Have control of the purchase order processes
• Work closely with the engineering, design and quality teams
• Maintain good communication skills with the other departments
• Interpret technical drawings to select relevant suppliers and obtain quotations
• Communicate with suppliers and build strong relationships

The company supply directly into the Motorsport, Automotive and Aerospace industries and have a close nit family culture, they also offer development opportunities for people wanting to grow within the business. They have an exciting opportunity for a technical buyer to join their growing team.

For the position of technical buyer we are looking for:-

• Must have experience of working in a manufacturing/engineering environment
• Experience in high-value low-volume purchasing and/or material/inventory control
• Working experience of an ERP/MRP system is highly desirable
• Knowledge of interpreting and negotiating supplier quotations
• Demonstrable experience in managing a large and varied portfolio of parts and suppliers
• Strong purchasing experience

If you think you would be qualified for the role above and would like to find out more about the role and the organisation, please click to apply now.

*Please do not apply for this role if you do not meet the above criteria, as only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted further.

Contact Details:
The ONE Group
Tel: 01733 234000
Fax: 01223 233072
Contact: Graeme Marks

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